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Re: Driver for display goes to a infinite loop by viewing a html!
From: Eddie Block <lists () blocked org>
Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2004 14:18:42 -0500

Bipin Gautam wrote:

Hello everybody,

View this page:

Try scrolling the picture for few seconds...[ don't kill the process] I have tested it on several machines with intel 
vga. it reboots Winxp with a fetal error because The driver for the display device got stuck in an infinite loop.

ps: I've tested with firefox and IE browser... The exploit isn't triggered via a opera browser. There have been 
reports, Matrox G400 video card, driver (version on windows 2000 (sp4) also crashes.

in, http://www.geocities.com/visitbipin/crazy.html
The image itself is not big but the html resizing of it is big.
<img width=9999999 height=9999999 src="crazy.jpg"

bipin gautam

Sony Laptop
Pentium 4-M 2.20 GHz
1 GB Ram
ATI Mobility Radeon 7500 AGP (LW)
        Driver Date: 11/23/2002
        Driver Version:
Windows XP Professional with SP2 applied

IE: 6.0.2900.2180.xpsp_SP2_
        BSOD a few seconds after browsing page.
Firefox: 0.9.3
        BSOD a few seconds after browsing page.
Opera: 7.54 build 3865
        No affect at all.  Image renders fine.


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